03Dec German bishops celebrate 50th anniversary of ‘revolutionary’ and ‘irreversible’ Decree on Ecumenism

Paddy Ferry forwarded this article from NCR saying it is "so important and I wish our bishops in Britain and Ireland would issue a similar acknowledgement."

03Dec 3rd December. Wednesday in the 1st Week of Advent

A vision of paradise created by the Spirit...At times we seem too caught up in enforcing laws and discipline, however well intended, so that some are excluded from the joy of eucharistic communion on account of their lapses from matrimonial fidelity. In our time, clergy and laity are re-thinking what Our Lord would want by way of disposition, in order to be allowed receive this gift of the Bread of Life. "Lord, I am not worthy...